South West

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola

PDP replies Aregbesola on achievement claims

The party explains why Mr Aregbesola should be vilified rather than celebrated.

Lagos 2019: Otedola endorses Sanwo-Olu

The oil magnate shared a picture of himself and Mr Sanwo-Olu.


Lagos govt assures on worthy successor to LASU VC

“LASU used to be synonymous with crisis, but things have change.”

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Ooni picks leading artistes to undertake Yoruba culture revival

The event is being staged ahead of the “Queen Moremi Ajasoro Special Theatre Project.”

Kayode Fayemi

Why Ekiti can’t pay N30,000 minimum wage – Fayemi

The governor also asked the federal government to address the current revenue allocation formula.

Dr Kayode Fayemi, newly elected governor of Ekiti State [Pic:]

Fayemi clarifies ASUU comment after criticism

Mr Fayemi, had stated that members of ASUU and tertiary institutions have fared better under the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.

Boat capsizes killing 11 in Ogun

Two people are missing, police say.

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola [Photo Credit: Osun Defender]

I did not collect salary for 8 years as governor — Aregbesola

Mr Aregbesola also speaks on his next plan after leaving office on November 27.

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola [Photo Credit: Pearl News]

My successor, Oyetola, doesn’t have my ‘swagger’ — Aregbesola

The governor restates his usual claim that he never received salary as a governor of the state.

Governor Ibikunle Amosun

Ogun 2019: Abiodun urges Amosun to support his governorship ambition

Mr Amosun wants the APC national leadership to recognise his preferred candidate, Adekunle Akinlade.

Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State [Photo: The Guardian Nigeria]

Ogun pays N4.7bn to LG pensioners

The government says 474 new retirees were enlisted into the payroll of the bureau.

Ogun on map

2019: UPN quits Ogun governorship race, backs SDP candidate

UPN says it will only field candidates for state legislative elections.

Tired, spent pensioners

Nigerian pensioners demand N30, 000 minimum wage

he union called on members across South-west states to be ready for street protest if the increase failed to include them.

Ondo House of Assembly [Photo:]

‘Impeached’ Ondo speaker leads few members to pass amended budget

A faction that has more members allege illegality.

Osun State University (UNIOSUN)

62 bag first class at Osun University

The institution will graduate a total of 1,647 students November 22.

Olusegun Mimiko

2019: Ondo Senatorial candidate steps down for Mimiko

The Zenith Labour Party said it had withdrawn from the presidential race and Mimiko, its candidate would now be fielded for Senate.

Federal Secretariat Complex, Abuja

How to permanently solve minimum wage controversy — Middle Belt, Southern Leaders Forum

The group advocates restructuring.

Kayode Fayemi

ASUU tackles Fayemi over comments on professors’ salaries

ASUU leaders chide the governor over comments, disagreeing with his position.

Richard Akindele

Sex-for-Marks Scandal: Monica’s lawyer, OAU community speak on ICPC’s decision to arraign professor

Mr Akindele will be arraigned at the Federal High Court in Osogbo for allegedly demanding sex from Ms Osagie in order to upgrade her academic result.

Girls in Hijab [Photo Credit: Republic Reporter

Muslim community calls on government to intervene in hijab crisis

Muslim students at the University of Ibadan International School were barred from using hijab.


Pandemonium in Osogbo as police, drivers clash over attack on DPO

The DPO was injured in the fracas, a development that greatly angered the police officers.

Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti demands refund of N21 bn expended on federal roads

The state governor also solicits the intervention of the federal government in the completion of other roads.

Ex Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose

Closure Of Stations: Why I won’t appear before Fayemi’s committee – Fayose’s aide

Mr Olayinka, who was officially summoned on Tuesday, failed to appear.

Lagos State mega city

Lagos, other cities face threat of climate change; higher crime rates – Report

”Africa’s rapidly expanding cities face threats which could bring effects such as higher crime rates and civil unrest.”

Richard Akindele

Sex-for-Marks Scandal: Ex-OAU professor to be docked, seeks plea bargain

The professor had been sacked by OAU.